19th August 2014
Our recent registrar, Dr Bailey, has successfully completed his final year of training and has now moved on as a fully qualified GP. We are pleased to announce the return of Dr Furlong on September 8th, following her maternity leave. She now has 2 lovely daughters. Also, we are pleased to welcome Dr Claire Andres, who will be with us for one year.
In September we will be welcoming 5th year medical students from the University of Liverpool. They will be expected to see patients under the supervision of the doctors. We hope you will be happy to help train these future doctors.
New Doctors join the team
9th November 2013
We are pleased to welcome Dr Iain Bailey and Dr Stephen Chan to the practice team. Dr Bailey is with us for one year. He is in his final year of training after which he will be a fully trained General Practitioner. Dr Chan is a very experienced General Practitioner who will be working with us for 3 days (4 sessions) a week. He also works in Liverpool training medical students at Liverpool University during the rest of the week.
Mayor opens new Kings Lane Surgery
25th June 2013
On the 14th June Higher Bebington Medical Center welcomed the Mayor, Mr Dave Mitchell and his wife Mrs Susan Mitchell to perform the official opening ceremony of the building. Both practices felt that this was a significant moment in the life of the practices establishing a new era of improved medical services in Higher Bebington community. The ceremony was also attended by Alison Mcgovern MP and our 3 local councillors, Mr Walter Smith, Mr Jerry Williams and Mrs Christina Muspratt. We were also joined by our patient participation groups, family, friends staff and colleagues
Wirral Clinical Commissioning Group
15th March 2013
Wirral Clinical Commissioning Group has been authorised this week to take over commissioning responsibilities from NHS Wirral. What does this mean? GPs with the help of managers will be responsible for developing NHS services on the Wirral- this includes hospital and community services. If you want to know more, you can visit Wirral CCG website on www.wirralccg.nhs.uk.
The CCG need you to be involved in the decision making. You can be involved by being a patient council member or a virtual council member of our group. Please visit www.wirralccg.nhs.uk/gpcc for contact details.